The scientist behind the first Covid-19 vaccine to clear interim clinical trials says he is optimistic that his product will “bash the virus over the head” and bring an end to the COVID-19 global pandemic in 2020.
The Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya) is among Turkey’s most famous and fascinating monuments. This ‘church of divine wisdom’ was inaugurated by Emperor Justinian on 26 December 537 it was the seat of the Patriarchate of Constantinople and a principal setting for Byzantine imperial ceremonies, such as coronations.
A beginning of a multi-year bull market from the panic lows of March can be ruled out. Traders should remain alert.
The latest report from Met Office says that temperatures up to 40°C could occur ‘regularly’ in the UK by 2100, if carbon emissions continue to stay high.
Last week has been marked by important decisions concerning the revival of Bahrain’s economy
The southern French city of Nice was in mourning on Thursday as three people were stabbed to death in a suspected jihadist attack at a church. The police said the attacker had repeatedly shouted the phrase “Allahu Akbar”, or God is greatest, even after he had been detained by police.
Known as a peacemaker, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, the 91-year-old ruler of Kuwait, died on Tuesday. He flew to the United States in July 2020, seeking medical attention after having undergone surgery.
. Lebanon’s cabinet resigned on Monday, opening up fresh political turmoil as the country deals with a crippling economic crisis and the reels of last week’s huge explosion that destroyed the capital.
The evolution of Covid-19 in Switzerland In Switzerland, the total…
A growing body of research, including several recently published papers and reports, shows that the indoor environment is a significant source of our exposure to air pollutants. Although strict regulations in several countries have spurred dramatic improvements in outdoor air quality, indoor air remains largely unregulated.
Mr. Trong, who emerged on top in a power struggle at the last congress in 2016 and has spearheaded a “blazing furnace” crackdown on corruption in the last five years, was granted an exception to party rules which say people over the age of 65 should retire.
Amid India’s pandemic, some 500 people suddenly fall ill, and it has nothing to do with the coronavirus. More than 500 people have been hospitalized in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh
In a surprising and confusing development, Russia claimed on Tuesday that it had approved the world’s first COVID-19 vaccine
In just two weeks, India’s second wave of Covid-19 has become disastrous. The country, which was reporting less than 15,000 cases a day just last month, has been seeing over 200,000 Covid-19